There was a argument between two renters, nothing physical but a verbal argument, I've payed my rent and household bills there all current, I've got my two minnor children is that legal to put a family out on the street?
Provided there are no Orders of Protection (or the like), individuals named on a lease are entitled to use the property. Tenants cannot "kick" other tenants out because of a dispute (absent legal action); however, landlords can evict tenants (but this still requires legal action). Because the facts are somewhat vague, it is in your best interest to contact an attorney. Despite being "kicked out," if nothing legal has been done (e.g., lawsuit or eviction), you may still be on the line for the bills associated with the property. If the landlord is not involved in the dispute, it would also be beneficial to contact them and put them on notice of the situation.
The "answer" provided is intended for informational purposes and should not be construed as legal advice or creating an attorney-client relationship. Because everyone's situation is different, it is always best to consult with an attorney when considering implementing legal action.
No. You are entitled to reside there as long as there are no orders of protection or domestic violence issues. If there are domestic violence issues, there is a process for terminating your responsibility of the lease with the landlord.
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